Text-based / Spreadsheet
Detective / Mystery
Interactive Fiction / Text Adventure, Puzzle elements
Scary Mansion is a humorous text adventure spoof of Sherlock with some graphics. The player takes the role of detective Curtis Rogers of Quaker Street in London.
Lady Bottomley has been murdered and it your role to find out who is responsible. You have to travel from your apartment to Bottomley's ancestral home, Scary Mansion to find the culprit.
Along the way you meet your trusty sidekick Dr. Flotsam, Inspector Retard and the arch villain Professor Quarrifarty.
This is a two-part game, part two uses saved data from part one meaning it cannot begin until part one has been completed.
From Mobygames.com. Original Entry
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